H.Res. 984 (110th): Expressing support for the designation of July 26, 2008 as “National Day of the Cowboy”.


Feb 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Jul 14, 2008

This simple resolution was agreed to on July 14, 2008. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Gabrielle Giffords

Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2008
Length: 2 pages

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Summary (CRS)

7/14/2008--Passed House without amendment.Expresses support for the designation of July 26, 2008, as National Day of the Cowboy.Encourages the people of the United States to observe the National Day of ... Read more >


Feb 13, 2008

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Jun 12, 2008
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Jul 14, 2008
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the House. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 14, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed).

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 984”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


52 cosponsors (43D, 9R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.

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Related Bills
S.Res. 482 (Related)
A resolution designating July 26, 2008, as “National Day of the American Cowboy”.

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 20, 2008

S.Res. 450 (Related)
A resolution designating July 26, 2008, as “National Day of the Cowboy”.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2008

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